20 Things I Would Tell A 20 Year Old

20 Things I Would Tell A 20 Year Old

A young friend, who was about to celebrate her twentieth birthday, asked me this question. “What twenty things would you tell a twenty-year-old about life?” After recovering from the shock of the being asked this question, and knowing that there surely isn’t a twenty-year-old living on this planet who would bother listening to me, I thought, well, why not? After making my decision, my only problem was stopping at twenty. So here we go with my abbreviated list of hard earned life lessons that no twenty-year-old in their right mind will ever pay any attention to. 1. Never listen to anything said by anyone over the age of twenty-one. It

Top 10 Tips for Guys Who Want To Be Cool

Top 10 Tips for Guys Who Want To Be Cool

I was reading a couple of blog posts written by young men offering advice to others about creating the ‘cool’ factor. Obviously this ‘cool’ factor is very important as it is a vital element in the woman luring business. As one who is well past this stage in life, I thought I might approach this from the experience perspective and let these young fellows into a few secrets. Secrets that will enable them to attain the ‘cool’ factor with ease. 1. Put a good sized potato in your swim suit. But be careful. Note: Always put the potato down the front of your swimming trunks. 2. Start shaving very young.

Breaking The Blogging Rules

Breaking The Blogging Rules

Although it may seem odd to some who know me, I do read, listen and digest information. I like to understand, analyse and absorb people’s ideas and ways of thinking. It’s just a nasty rumour that I can only absorb beer. In an effort to improve my blogging skills, I read a large number of articles and blogs and tried to heed some of the advice. Correct spelling, good grammar with images. Tick. No major problems there. Except that, I love double negatives. Then there was something about permalinks and tagging, which I didn’t understand so I ignored. Then there was some advice about comments, content length, categories and type